Janaushadhi Scheme Led To Around 1,000 Crores Savings For Common Man: PM
Friday, March 8, 2019, 7:27 AM
PM Modi said that Janaushadhi scheme, under which the government provides quality medicines at affordable rates, has led to savings worth around Rs.1,000-crore for common-people. To ensure availability of high quality medicines at lower-prices, government has taken two major steps. Firstly, cost of 850 essential medicines were regulated and prices of heart stent and equipment for knee surgery were reduced, the prime minister said.